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this past year. one of the companies was samsung semiconductor headquartered in korea. go biz persuaded samsung to locate their only research development in the world, the new facility in san jose will place up to 5,000 people in high skill high wage jobs. we also leveled the field on internet sales taxes with new jobs at amazon centers and patterson san bernardino and now tracy. this year, we should change both the enterprise zone program and the job hiring credit. they aren't working. we also need to rethink and streamline a regulatory procedure, and cut needless delays. [ applause ] california's export -- that gives the republicans something to cut. california's exports are booming and never stronger. it's deep. when the chinese immigrants crossed into the pacific in 1848 to the next president in los angeles last february. this year we'll take another step to strengthen the ties between the second and ninth largest economies. trade an investment mission to china with the council and open the trade and investment office in shanghai. central to the life of our state is water. and sits
the cyberattacks on our nation's banks. connell: the man behind the iphone killer, samsung's chief product officer bringing his plans for the galaxy phone. dagen: a new court ruling on rfid tags at school and why your kids may have to wear them. connell: and more on this vicious flu outbreak is keeping both kids and their parents at home. dagen: don't look at me. i'm saying nothing. you should be appreciate the moment. connell: pretty much -- a lot of people have the flu, huh? that is a rare moment when you're quiet. dagen: do not come to work if you are that sick because i know you will wind up getting it. connell: that's how it spreads around. at the top of the hour we go to nicole petallides for stocks now and every 15 minutes. news on morgan stanley; right? nicole: right, let's take a look at morgan stanley. they are cutting 6% of their workforce. charlie gasparino was the first to report this, but they are going to do some job cuts. we're talking about 1600 jobs within institutional securities. more of the senior employees are probably the ones who will be looked at very closely. half in the
. that they could possibly be losing their grip because of the rise of android & samsung. there are so many different android/samsung and some are cheaper or even free! and also the rise of the phablet this galaxy notebook is a huge screen with a stylist is a large phone/small-cap but. it is catching on an apple does not sell one. also, the iphone 4 is possibly hurting the iphone 5 cell. and some consumers are taking advantage of a free iphone for and did not purchasing a bit more expensive by phone 5. however, they have not reduced their water for componentry for the iphone 5. this could all be a rumor and perhaps there are just years and the motions. this will tell us exactly what happened over the holidays. and they will probably clear up this chatter about componentry. gabe slate tech report ahead at 8-30. a violent weekend in oakland. more than a dozen people shot in separate incidents around the city. how the police department plans on slowing down the accelerating violence. and the flu outbreak starting to reach crisis levels in parts of the u-s. how hospitals in the bay area are wor
between apple and samsung continues in a san jose courtroom. the two companies are fighting over trademark infidgegement claimses -- infringement claims. now apple wants an earlier ruling regarding the nexus smartphone in the u.s. they claim 19 of samsung's devices, including the galaxy and note products used apple patents. last august, a jury awarded apple $1 billion in damages. >>> target is going head to head with online retailers by turning its holiday price matching offer into a year- round promise. the nation's second largest discounter behind walmart announced today it will match prices -- on identical progress for stores like amazon.com. the list includes walmart, best buy, toys 'r' us and babies are us. the move follows disappointing holiday sales because of the online competition. >>> fisher-price is issuing a warning to parents about a possible mold problem for 800,000 newborn rock and play sleepers. that's after 600 reports of mold and treatment for 16 instants with respiratory reactions. parents should check for mold between the suit cushion and the hard plastic frame. if you
to use state grants to help cover the cost. >>> apple wanted the judge to order samsung to pay more than $1 billion the jury already awarded. the judge did not address samsung's request to have it reduced. >>> in just a few hours we will see the newest blackberry phone analysts say the blackberry 10 could save its maker research in motion. previews say the software works well. the new phone reportedly also has the ability to keep personal and work identities separate on the same phone. the unvailing happens in new york at 7:00 our time. >>> wildlife workers are trying to solve a mystery in san francisco's mission district. earlier this month is a coyote was discovered in a backyard near cap and 18 streets. the animal was dehydrated, flee infested, and ten pounds under weight. they are trying to figure out how the coyote ended up there. one theory it hitched a ride in the engine department of a vehicle. >>> sal is on his way here. we want to update you on traffic this morning. take you out to highway 4 bay point. you can see already getting a little crowded. those people have a long commu
and then there's the samsung galaxy, it leads the iphone in sales and shows on its bottom line. in a three-month period, samsung forecast record profits of more than 8 billion dollars. meanwhile, a new cliff approaches faster than we thought. the government runs out of money on february 15th according to one think tank. so here we go again. a new countdown to disaster. deja vu all over again. "varney & company" is about to begin. what are you doing? nothing. are you stealing our daughter's school supplies and taking them to work? no, i was just looking for my stapr and my... this thing. i save money by using fedex ground and buy my own supplies. that's a great idea. i'm going to go... we got clnts in today. [ male announcer ] save on ground shipping at fedex office. # # >> >> apple may offer a low cost iphone in china the first half of this year from the tech publication digit times. however, the buzz at the consumer electronics show this year is all about samsung. charles payne is with me. i can invest in apple right now instantly. i can't do that with samsung. charles: you can't. there'
saw slow downs. apple and samsung, we love these companies because they had no europe last year, in china, no mexico. now we wish they had all three and there was business formation. let's focus on the other half of the equation. it's a little. where the money is going. last night china heads to one more marketable session. holy cow, courtesy of new attitude. the gold double digit growth is taking up the fxi. follow along, but it is taking up to the ancillary chinese place, like coach. did you see that today. rallying more than $2. we are seeing steady names in big commons. totalling chinese demand, truck demand. this one won't stop climbing. i say watch starbucks which is a gigantic expansion. i think it's going terrific clee. and that stock is taking a hit because of disassociation with the people's of republic, it's coming back strong. nike was hurt but that's becoming a thing of the past and buyers are piling in. the worst is over for certain at least in china. how about winn? nonetheless, steve win has put a lot of resources into mack could you macou. things are getting bet
with cards, but the service will be suspended january 15. samsung's on a roll. in 2013, it could very well widen its marketshare lead over apple. that's what some analysts predict. with its larger multi- tier product lineup, samsung expects to sell 290 million smartphones this year, 75 million more than last year. apple? it hopes to sell 180 million smartphones in 2013. samsun's edge in the market is 33% over apple's 21%. microsoft's windows 8 has not been winning fans, but the u.s. department of defense is on board. the d.o.d. signed a three-year licensing agreement with a microsoft reseller to bring windows 8 and other products to 75% of its staff. the deal is worth about $617 million, and saves the army about $70 million in i.t. costs. the department of defense is already a microsoft customer. well that didn't take long. no sooner did northeast republicans excoriate their brethern in congress for not passing a sandy storm relief bill than the house turned around and passed the bill. the near $10-billion measure was quickly passed in the house on friday and cleared the senate by unanimou
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of samsung. >> supply chain did get worked out. >> possible that expectations were too high to begin with? this was a stock last career that could do no wrong and the expickses were possibly at the stage we don't do it rival. injuriesors expects a lot more because they depend on innovation. >> people were kiss accounted on the sale numbers. let are the the competitive land way. i feel like they are in fablet describe. apple is not giving that to them. >> i don't think a lot of people want big-screen phones. what is this galaxy note? it's huge. 5.5 inches. i do agree. they need to get in and release more than one phone a year because ore ways they will get stomped by samsung. be aggressive in china and areas where you can have access to 7.5 million subscribers there. >> the feeling was that steve jobs was apple. are you in denial at this point that losing such a -- i mean, how do you even quantify what he meant to that company in terms of innovation and operation that he's still gone. >> a design guru and going to kweet quality. >> what was steve jobs really good at? not only innovation bu
told californians that a new samsung r&d facility in north san jose will bringing in 5,000 new jobs. so let's go deeper here. samsung's original announcement back in august said the company's total investment and number of hires in san jose wasn't determined at that point. so today we confirmed with samsung, we called them up. they have not announced the number of jobs eat either meaning governor brown is using yet another figure that can't be backed up by data. i'm sam brock. that is today's reality check. >> a single protester interrupted the confirmation hearing for senator john kerry today. kerry is expected -- >> i'm tired. >> theresley is, kerry is expected to replace hockey as secretary of state. the interruption came just as he finished his prepared remarks to the senate foreign relations committee. he handled the protest by alluding to his own time as an anti-war activist. >> when i first came to washington and testified, i obviously was testifying as part of a group of people who came here to have their voices heard. and that is above all what this place is about. so i respect
whether to be like samsung or those guys in nokia that just slashed the dividend. and what we heard wednesday from apple and last night from samsung is a tale of woe that you could argue says smartphones have become saturated. everybody who needs a smartphone has one and now they're even trading down, not even buying expensive smartphones. qualcomm has got a heavy burden as it's going to have to tell us if that's the case, if there really is saturation. it has to tell us because it's the semiconductor brain for so much of the next generation of smartphones. this is the most important call of the week. and it might be when you can start buying apple if it hasn't bottomed by then. not that i want you in it but people do keep asking me. and please understand that apple is going from growth stock to value stock and that's often an ugly journey. okay? there's clip joints along the road and a lot of speed traps you know, the with r5idar guns. thursday is a day made for "mad money." and we think lightning could strike, possibly more than once. we have said recently that three companies who
overseas and emerging markets like china and india where samsung has made inroads as well as many other android-based devices that are cheaper some wall street analysts out there saying this could compel apple to make a lower end iphone in order to increase those sales. so that could pinch margins elsewhere so that's not an easy task ahead. apple is rebounding this morning. its shares are up about 1%. speaking of samsung, its galaxy line-up led to a 76% increase in profit in the latest quarter up to $6.6 billion. and according to strategy analytics samsung was the smartphone winner for 2012. sold 213 million smartphones apple in second with 136 million, nokia with about 35 million in third place. stocks off to a positive start today thanks to some stronger earnings, some companies like procter & gamble, kimberly- clark and halliburton. dow up 35, nasdaq up 16, s&p up 5 points back to 1500. touched that level yesterday and it's going to see if it can hold on for the first time since december of 2007. frank and anne, back to you. >> thank you, kcbs radio'
they can snap a picture. >> and there is buzz on a new line of tv's from samsung with unprecedented shape and design leading to speculation it could be vertical and alright let's break it down. mom, pop it. ♪ two inches apart, becky. two inches. t-minus nine minutes. [ ding ] [ female announcer ] pillsbury cinnamon rolls. let the making begin. ♪ faster than mandy can hang up on mr. monday. you hang up first. [ female announcer ] in just 60 seconds, you've got snack-defying, satisfying totino's pizza rolls. [ ringing ] it's on. let's roll. >> oakland, and sunnyvale, this is abc7 news. >> welcome back. you are look live from our camera over a chilly bay area this morning. mike says expect it will be the same as yesterday. bundle up to the same degree with the full forecast coming up. >> new this morning, police in india plan to file charges against six defendants in a gang rain and killing of a 23-year-old university student. the attack on the woman two weeks ago continues to stir global protests including in the bay area. critics are upset it has taken so long to move forward. the crim
opens this week in las vegas and it could be the year of the fal let, with samsung note on the market and self more companies are expected to announce a fab let at the show. readers can see more visuals. the word of the year is "hash tag." that was picked over fiscal cliff and 47 percent. the only text on the cover of newsweek was "hash tag." >> san mateo and all the bay area, this is abc7 news. >> good morning. 4:42 on monday. hope you had a great weekend. san francisco is locking across the bay toward oakland, crystal clear right here. it is cold. we have fog out there. mike nicco is tracking that for you. and there are fog advisories. >> new this morning, the alameda family coroner identified a man killed running across a busy oakland freeway. a 44-year-old behind a wheel hit the center divider of i-880 and after the crash, he got out of the car and tried to cross the freeway on foot and he was then hit by at least two passing cars, all northbound traffic was diverted at 66 avenue for almost two hours. all lanes re-opened just before 10:00. >> emergency crews in san jose launched a
for the iphone 5 because of weak demand for the smartphone. the sales are slowing while samsung's share is increasing. here is another problem for apple, teens say it is no longer cool because adults like apple products but teens want the latest and greatest not a phone that came out when they were in elementary school. now a fix for the security flaw in java that. brother add warning from homeland security. 850 million people use java and this patch is not enough. those are the tech >> daly city, dublin, los gatos and all the bay area, this is abc7 news. >> good monday morning at 4:42. the embarcardero in san francisco, the ferry build, still red and blue for the 49er would won. here is the thing, it is very cold out there. you cannot tell from the picture but we have frigid conditions. mike nicco will talk about how long before we warm up this week. >> in the news the corruption trail of six former city officials in the los angeles suburb of bell is underway this week. a 20-count felony complain was handed down against the former mayor and vice mayor and four city council member. an i
. >> samsung says global sales of its galaxy as smart phone has surpassed 100 million. >> samsung rolled out the first galaxy as models at the end of may 2010, scrambling to catch up with apple, which was reshaping the market. >> despite a late entry, samsung quickly caught up the cupertino firm and became the biggest more foam maker. >> galaxy s series achieved a milestone faster than apple. >> it took about four years wrap a cell 11 2 million iphone. >> a second fuel leak for bowens 787 streamlinerd- reamliner . japan airlines reported a fuel leak and inspection yesterday's. >> the aircraft quarterly was the same one that had a fuel leak in boston last week. >> japan's all nippon airways has experienced a filly, a cockpit when the crack and a computer malfunction in its 787 causing cancellations flights. the u.s. government said last week the 787 a safe to fly, though it lost the probe last week into the cause of their is problems very >> still ahead back on the ice the san jose sharks' head back to training will take you inside their practice >> good morning time ms. 4:14 on your monday m
and samsung continues today in a san jose courtroom. the two companies are fighting over patent and trademark infringement on several fronts. now, the hearing today could lead to a new ban on samsung products being sold here in the u.s. apple claims that 19 of samsung's devices, including the galaxy and note products, use eight apple patents and it's not being expected -- compensated. similar battles are being fought across europe. >>> sales in china may be down for kfc. this is after the chinese government started to support them with poultry. it expects a 6% drop in revenue in same sales stores there. sales in china had been expanding. >>> mcdonald's is expanding its test of a new menu tie tell. they could be adding mighty wings to its chicken offerings. they were tested successfully in atlanta and now chicago will get to try them. one thing that could keep them from going national is the increasing cost of wings. the prices have gone up on wings. >>> mcdonald's changing its name but only in australia. and only temporarily. the people of call it macs. it's in honor of australia day. [inaudi
's demand to increase the more than a billion dollars in damages a jury awarded samsung to pay them. u.s. district judge lucy koh also rejected demands from both companies to conduct another trial. koh ruled that the san jose during that ride in august when it found samsung infringed six patents and awarded apple a billion dollars in damages. the series of orders issu not addres and solve request to reduce the award. >> hostess is reportedly close to picking a preferred buyer for its twinkies brand a move that could signal the venture return of the snack cake to shelves. a source familiar with negotiations says that to private equity firms are the likely winners of the round of negotiations to buy twinkies . any agreement to sell would be subject to approval of the federal bankruptcy court that is overseeing the liquidation of hostesses assets. >> you just heard a listen to witnesses calling 911 reporting the sideshow on 880. we will have more on the investigation when the kron 4 morning news continues. and walnut creek, assuring you interstate 6. 80 >> it should warm up to the low 60s
.;@ >> taiwan's new year's celebration did not come without controversy. samsung electronics offered over a million dollars to light up city skyscrapers. samsung from south korea that. is taiwan technology rival. taiwan tourism officials block that had deal. >> look at that light display. p that works enough, the nation is also fired the prague fill harmonic-to-during celebrations. getting a bird's eye view of the show, $4300 a person. >> just moments ago, london welcomed the new year over the river thames. bells from big ben rang loudly. it caps a big dear for london. >> they're not going to have as much fun as we are with fire works on the embark dareo coming up, new apps helping smart phone users stick to their new year's resolution autos an animal fight caught on camera. what experts say was behind this battle. >> as mount tam camera. clouds in the sky. they should not interfere with our viewing. i'm spencer christian n midnight forecast coming up. >> want to check the traffic this, is a live view of the golden gate bridge. everybody heading into san francisco is running into traffic.
to phones, this is the 5.5" samsung out this year but we will see more big phones like this and phones that are bigger, maybe 6" smartphones at the show. >> paul, which companies do you expect to be the big winners or those to generate buzz at the show? >> well, i think samsung is a very big company and in a lot different areas. other trend stuff we will hear about more wireless connections particularly between smartphones and other things. case in point is this box, they are starting to use smartphones to interact with other devices better so this, for example, you can put it on top of the box and it will charge the phone and send music to the sound box. in cars you will see a lot about what is called smartphone interaction with the cars where the content is displayed on the car screen. those are some of the things we expect to see. >> a lot about the mobile. thank you, paul. can't wait to hear more. >> it is 5:26. neighbors watch in horror as a woman is deliberately set on fire and the man are searching for the suspect. >> president obama will make a nomination for the secretary of d
and the judge in the apple samsung patent case denied samsung's request to keep some sales numbers private while the verdict is being appeal that had means apple and the rest of the world get a peek at detailed sales figures. stocks rally with the dow closing over 300 points higher after lawmakers put in finishing touches to keep part of the country fromù=x going ovr the fiscal cliff. your bloomberg silicon valley index also higher. and more world leaders seeing the value of twitter to communicate. 75% of world leaders are now on twitter with either personal, or government accounts. the number doubled in two years, most-followed leader in the world is barack obama. followed by hugo chavez. from bloomberg studios i'm cory johnson. >> cory, thank you. >> googlels  executive chairman is on his way to north korea on a private trip. it's an unofficial visit as north korea has no diplomatic relation was the u.s.. google previously hosted lower level north korean officials in april, 2011. the new leader says he wants to focus on technology. >> let's turn to the forecast now. i woke up today and igs[k
the best possible picture. phones like samsung and galax and lg and lumina 920 offer this feature. if someone ruins a shot by walking in on it you can remove them. >> tap what you don't want in the know to and the camera takes it away. on some phones can you set it to certain words like "cheese" and the camera takes the picture. ever miss a shot because you did not take it fast enough? the lg senses when your finger is about do snap a photo and takes multiple shots so you do not miss the moment. with smart 15s, getting smarter, you will have fewer excuses for taking a bad photo. >> consumer reports expected to see these features begin to show up on traditional cameras in the coming year. the samsung galaxy and digital camera allow you to combine the best takes of each person for multiple photos and combine them all into one picture. >> vacation photos about to get better. >> people could take photos at the maverick surf competition with the surfing world ready to descend on the san mateo coast. >> duped? or deception? the romantic hoax entangling a star notre dame football player
consumers have choices now. >> they like all of the smart phones out there from samsung, from lg for that matter. the nexus 4. the marketplace has caught up to apple. >> apple sold an iphone or ipad every 10 seconds during the highway days. but its $13.1 billion profit was exactly the same as what it made during the same quarter a year earlier. apple may also be losing its grip on its most loyal customers if barton is any indication. >> i switched to this samsung and i used an iphone for two years but it is lighter. thinner. the screen is bigger. and i have been happy with it since. >> apple fans remain convinced there is no better technology. >> i pretty much stuck to apple products since the beginning. computers and laptops and phones and a couple of i^ pad minis. it is streamlined and easy to use. i stick to apple. >> reporter: apple stock lost a fourth of its value. its hoard of cash now estimated at $137 billion. the question is is whether that cash can help it develop the next big thing or allow it to buy a promising startup with a hot new idea. the ceo says the main missio
samsung announced fourth quarter profits of $6.6 billion. that is an increase of 76%. samsung says the popularity helped boost profits. galaxies outsold iphones for the fourth quarter in a row. it is the worst performing of all the asian markets so far this year. in contrast japan nikkei finished the year a three year high. checking in on the european markets all of them most of them are upright now. and our markets futures indicate a higher opening here in the u.s. as well. that follows decent gain for the dow jones up 46 points. s & p did cross 1500 yesterday. it might test that level today. >>> coming up. for the rebuilding process for hurricane sandy just starting in new jersey. homeowners want exactly what they had before may be in for a surprise. >>> good news for fans of star wars movie series. the new indications that episode seven may be in the works soon. >>> you can wake up with ktvu every morning. get the mornings top stories that developed while you were sleeping sent straight to your cell phone every weekday morning at 6:00 a.m.. text the word wakeup to 70123. ♪ usi
on your apple hat, all right? they would rather do business with samsung's chip, even though samsung is their biggest competitor, than switch to intel. >> what are we missing? there's uniform negativity here. we'll look back on it at end of this year and say, wait a second, we should have thought of that. >> don't throw that. >> that pc was bad, and they had every right to go out the window. all right, i've calmed down. >> there's no hope? >> anytime you have that budget, you can do it. i like stacy very much. it's a great manufacturer. there's hope. >> okay. >> there's hope. same level of hope. silver lining theory i call it. >> okay. when we come back, a wall street analyst known for being a longtime bear on netflix. and from textbook reynolds to the linked-in for college students, we'll talk to former yahoo! ceo. [ "i'm only human" plays ] humans. even when we cross our t's and dot our i's, we still run into problems. namely, other humans. at liberty mutual insurance, we understand. that's why our auto policies come with accident forgiveness if you qualify, where your rates won't
there is also a subsidy for the samsung galaxy. when you've only got two devices to choose from, not enough competition for these carriers to say, no, we're not going to pay that much. that certainly would seem to be something here that investors are going to continue to pay attention to. the margins are the key here. we'll see. high multiple stock, 15 times, does have a nice dividend as you point out. investors may be looking closely at the margin number for their guidance for the year, despite what are some positive comments. >> we love the stuff. how does it change. how does the metric change. if we look at the fios numbers, they start making money on the dvr, no, now it's just wireless. >> you don't want to forget about the other important parts of the business. there's a wire line business, and that's where they took the sandy charge in terms of the wire line. the positive effects from the union deal that will start to be felt this year. but wireless is the key for this company. it's what moves the stock. it is the most important component by far. this is a giant player that has had ex
apple's latest version of the smart phone or tablet. the new buzz out there is samsung, not apple. apple-like hype is building for the samsung galaxy smart phone, a bigger screen, faster speed, longer lasting battery. and launched in may, it was considered the first to meet or exceed. you keep hearing, apple doesn't meet cool anymore, that's samsung. and i wonder if apple is below 500. where are we? >> and the traders are not getting in and out. right at the 498 mark, not far off from 500. i can tell you that ubs says the next 100 point move should be to the upside. you're right, it really hasn't been doing too much. stuart: and the s&p 500, they're at a five-year high and people down there are happy, aren't they. >> they are, right? they're back to the pre-the financial crisis and and then you sell, your overbought. stuart: cheer up, people, there's good news out there. the markets at five-year highs and your 401(k) is looking good, but we're going to poor cold water on it with a poll that says you are not convinced. we'll bring you the opening bell, should be up in a moment. [ male ann
. okay? look at that! that's a display from samsung that can flex and bend without breaking. i don't know. i just though that was amazing. they call it the yume, and they say it could be used in phones and tablets one day. he says the technology is unlikely to appear in a device as soon as this year, samsung just wanted to show off what it could do. certainly impressed me. >>> it's been 525 days since the u.s. lost its top credit rating. what are we doing to get it back? leon panetta has ordered departments to start cutting costs, in case they don't reach a deal on spending. probably a pretty smart move from the defense secretary. >>> now our third story "outfront." breaking news. the center for disease control has just told cnn that the flu is now at epidemic levels in the united states. right now, widespread, in 41 states. here's the latest map from the centers of disease control. all that red is high flu activity. now i'm going to flip it to show you the same time last year, green, minimal activity. i mean, a totally different picture. this year's flu season came sooner than expected a
other companies, gross margins, something made by a samsung, for heaven sake. i thought they were like a steel company. the stock is reacting to how much money is being made on each item. the dreaded nitpick of gross margins. that nasty number that inferiors, competitors are suddenly making superior product at least in the mind of some of the less savvy consumers out there, the superior. what must be going to apple is the fact these analysts actually think they need ammo to stay positive, ammo to do something as simple as breathing, which is to reiterate the buy ratings. i can see tim cook turning to his colleagues puzzled saying, it's as if we have to come up with something breakthrough, something dazzling for them beyond what's obvious. which is how great we are. but at some point, your company's products may face genuine competition. in many places on earth, other companies may be taking share, which is what's happening with that samsung phone. or you might have product lines in decline like the iphone. like the ipad. and it's a funny thing, when that happens, you actually do need t
. >> reporter: good morning. the iphone still a hot seller but samsung has been padding its lead over apple with its lower cost devices especially overseas. and it's been long rumored that apple would come up with a less expensive iphone to compete. the "wall street journal" says that we could see that lower end iphone by the end of the year. one of the keys in lowering the price would be using less expensive materials. in particular, for the body, perhaps relying on polycarbonate plastic rather than aluminous glass as we see in current iphone models. it is expected that samsung will sell about 290 million smartphones this year. apple around 180 million. >>> there is a big deal in the wireless network space that could be under way. sprint already trying to take over clear wire networks. it already owns more than half of the company but dish network is now stepping in and trying to outbid sprint for that network. dish already provides a number of services wants to add voice to that. we'll see if they can possibly get past the offer from sprint which is al
is growing for inexpensive phones. >>> samsung asked the court to uphold its ruling on the galaxy cell phone. in october they refused to impose a ban on the sale. apple requested that ban. the trial is set to begin in march in san jose. >>> striking nurses took to picket lines today. nurses are at odds with administrators over pay, benefits and contributions to their healthcare plans. both hospitals called in replacement workers and are promising care won't be effected. >>> researchers received 2 grants from the bill and melinda gates foundation. one group received $12 million to investigate the impacts of antibiotics to children. >>> back now to our bay area weather. rosemary o -- rosemary orozco explained we will be cold. >> tonight going to be just as cold as we have been. outside right now beautiful. once you step outside, it can be cold at times. if it is breezy in your neighborhood it could be brisk. 51 degrees in oakland. 49 san francisco. 40s concord, east bay, temperatures are cooling off. 45 degrees in brentwood. 32 mount diablo. with the windchill 9 degrees is what it feels like.
for the smartphone. apple's shares are slowing and samsung's shares are growing. >>> there's a security fix for java. that prompted a warning from homeland security. the patch is available on the oracle website or your computer's java control panel. some experts say it's not enough. more than 850 million personal computers use java. both windows and macintosh. >>> and "zero dark thirty" raided movie theaters this weekend. this was the first weekend in wide release for the controversial drama about the osama bin laden raid. it hunted down the top spot with $24 million. "a haunted house" came in second with $19 million. and "gangster squad" took in $17 million. >>> when we come back, off the bike and into the hot seat. lance armstrong sits down with oprah to fess up. >>> and the golden globe moment that had everybody talking this morning, from bill clinton's special appearance to jodie foster's speech, straight from the heart. before copd... i took my son fishing every year. we had a great spot, not easy to find, but worth it. but with copd making it hard to breathe, i thought those days might be over
to a newlv+ york city neighborhood. google proed vids wi-fi in mountain view. samsung is on a role and says it expects record profits and may become the world's top home appliance maker. aig the insure yangs company may now join a lawsuit against the koflt. the company is adder tiesing it's paid back money with, interest, the lawsuit)i) claims shareholders got cheated and chevolet adopted a new slogan ditching the tag line chevy runs deep and replacing witness find new roads. >> bay area residents paying more tafls than they should. >> yes. next michael finney explains why it's1111111gonna have to ask you to power down your little word game. i think your friends will understand. oh no, it's actually my geico app...see? ...i just uh paid my bill. did you really? from the plane? yeah, i can manage my policy get roadside assistance, pretty much access geico 24/7. sounds a little too good to be true sir. i'll believe that when pigs fly. ok, did she seriously just say that? geico. just click away with our free mobile app. pass parcel >> however, in order to sweetness they said all right. for tho
with the older folks but the younger generation is all about samsung galaxy and losing facebook after a survey shows tumbler is more popular than facebook with the 13-25 and tumbler lets you use photos on a blog like platform. >> our time is 6:49. and we have word that president obama will hold a white house news conference at 8:15 our time and abc will carry a special report. experts say he will likely discuss upcoming budget battles with congress over spending and vice president biden's gun task force as we have been reports and they will come back with recommendations tomorrow and issues that president obama would like to tackle next in the second term suggesting immigration so keep ituned to -- keepit tuned and we will have it for you live. >> mike? how are the temperatures? >> first, the beautiful picture from mount tamien this morning looking down on the bay and nothing that the bay is more choppy than the last couple of mornings with a free in the foreground moving around at 2,800' and down to the surface in san jose, highway 87 you can see the palm tree behind the circle seven and that
to release a cheaper iphone to compete with samsung and they say, although apple only has 20 percent of the smart phone market they have 75 percent of smartphone profits. >> 6:12. if you want to give facebook duck -- zuckerberg's attention, it will cost you. >> people are lining >> walnut creek, campbell and all the bay area this is abc7 news. >> good morning, again. this is our least amount of color and into the orange we have the dry air and the moist air is the green and blue to the north and the jet stream we talked about is digging a big trough of low pressure over us which is the bowl of cold air that will keep our temperatures below average this afternoon. 49 at livermore and morgan hill is cool and 53 in ocean land on the warm end. tomorrow and sunday, frosty start with temperatures in the low 50's and we will see a slow warming trend on monday and low-to-mid 50's. kristen and eric? >> the latest on the nation-wide flu outbreak that continues to spread this morning coast to coast. hospitals are overwhelmed. now some schools are closing. and now from washington, dc, we learn t
in las vegas. samsung brought mr. clinton on stage to talk about technology and its potential to help address social problems around the world. the company then showed off a remarkable flexible video display. that can be folded or rolled up. kron 4's tech reporter gabe slate. shows us how it works >> this will change everything. whiff bendable ..with bendable screens. these are lightweight, flexible, and even could be even into magazines, and put things into even fabric. because these are valuable, this will change the shape of design and malleable... and expect to see these in the future also be payable smart watch touted as for the first watch of the 21st century. it displays information from your phone. your watch will vibrate when you have a new message. this week, your phone can stay in your pocket. it will display caller id. you can see text messages. even twitter of birds. and customize this for the type of alerts that you want. control of your music. it will last seven days on one charge. pre- order. at $150. tune into our forecast and i will fill you in on the hot new product
phenomena, blackberry and iphone. now samsung increasingly is leading. and you can lose whole industries that way. other industries: the batteries in cars, the manufacturing of the cells. that's something that's coming to be dominated by the asians. hybrid vehicles and so forth. there's a reason those things didn't happen first in the united states. >> tom: american innovation and competition around the world. peter morici with us, he's with the university of maryland. thank you professor. >> take care. >> susie: selling the holidays to the world. mike hegedus found a company that's thriving despite intense competition from outside the united states, and also making its signature products right here in america. for the barrango corporation, every day is christmas. >> reporter: you wouldn't know it, but what you're watching is american ingenuity on display for the whole world, a blueprint to recovery for u.s. manufacturing. actually, it's only in guatemala city, but it was conceived, designed and made in america. the world's largest christmas tree-- 8,300 branches, over 1.5 million l.e.d.
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